Today, the CWC sat down for a vital meeting chaired by interim president Sonia Gandhi; State-run Coal India Ltd has temporarily stopped auctioning coal to non-power customers; Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said India's strategic economic reforms have been welcomed by the Joe Biden administration; India's electricity demand grew 4.9 per cent during the first half of October.
#CWC #RahulGandhi #Congress
The death toll in rain-related incidents in the northern state of Uttarakhand climbed to at least 23 over the last two days. As many as 13 deaths were reported from Nainital district on Tuesday.
#UttarakhandRain #Rain #Landslide
Hundreds of people are believed to be stranded in an exclusion zone on the border between Poland and Belarus. DW's Jack Parrock met with migrants freezing in the forest and local volunteers trying to help. Thousands of people protested in Warsaw on Sunday against pushbacks of migrants and asylum-seekers at the Polish-Belarusian border. Demonstrators marched through the Polish capital holding signs with messages such as, "Stop torture at the border," "Nobody is illegal," and "How many bodies lie in the forest?"
#Europe #Portest #DWVideo
AICC General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra announced to reserve 40% party tickets for women for the 2022 Assembly election in Uttar Pradesh; The army appealed to the locals of Poonch to return to their homes on Tuesday evening as forces began preparations to intensify their operation against militants. All this and more news at 9 PM
#Pakistan #PoonchEncounter #IndiaChinaLAC
North Korea test fired a ballistic missile into the sea, according to the South Korean military. In recent weeks North Korea tested a long range cruise missile, sparking global concern.
#NorthKorea #NorthKoreaTestFires #KimJongUn
A verified Twitter handle that goes by the name Bangladesh Hindu Unity Council has been suspended by Twitter on account of being fake. The @UnityCouncilBD account was verified by Twitter and had over 27,000 followers and was cited widely in news reports.
#Bangladesh #BangladeshHindus #Twitter
Former Punjab CM Captain Amarinder Singh will be meeting Union Home Minister Amit Shah in the capital today. This will be Singh’s 3rd visit to the national capital after stepping down as CM.
#KeralaRains #Kottayam #Idukki
Punjab Congress blamed former CM Amarinder Singh, as the center increased BSF’s jurisdiction along the international border. Congress leader Pragat Singh said Amarinder Singh motivated the center to extend BSF’s jurisdiction in Punjab.
#AmarinderSingh #AshishMishra #ArvindKejriwal
On 20th October, in 1963 Navjot Singh Sidhu was born in Punjab, in 1978 Virender Sehwag was born and in 1973 the iconic Sydney Opera House was opened by Queen Elizabeth II.
#NavjotSinghSidhubirthday #VirenderSehwagbirthday #SydneyOperaHouse
According to an NDTV report, Navjot Singh Sidhu’s aide, Mohammad Mustafa, said today that Sidhu will continue to be Punjab Congress chief and lead Congress in next year's election
#NavjotSidhuResignation #NavjotSinghSidhu #PunjabCongress
According to an NDTV report, Congress party sources have said that former student leader Kanhaiya Kumar and independent Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mevani will join the Congress.
#KanhaiyaKumar #JigneshMevani #Congress
Actors Nora Fatehi and Jacqueline Fernandez have been summoned by the Enforcement Directorate for questioning in a money laundering case; Congress leader Randeep Surjewala today slammed the Centre over..